Rue was founded in 201o by Crystal Palecek, who also remains the active Editor-in-Chief. Palecek remains the driving force of the magazine and provides the vision, as well as the voice for the entire publication.
Rue magazine is apart of the Rue Media Group Inc. According to the magazines’ website, there are no plans to publish a print version of the magazine.
Rue magazine has been recognized by many well-known publications. Some of these publications include The New York Times, The Huffington Post, Women’s Wear Daily, High Point Market, USA Today, and Elle Decor.
Rue magazine has most commonly been recognized for its design aesthetic. Rue has also been credited by Women’s Wear Daily for continually and successfully growing as an online-only publication.